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IFB 2018 BC Fall Summit

Oct 23rd 2018
Richmond, British Columbia

NEW LOCATION! River Rock Casino Resort 8811 River Rd Richmond, BC V6X 3P8 Strengthen your knowledge of the Canadian

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IFB 2018 Toronto Fall Summit

Nov 6th to Nov 7th, 2018
Mississauga, Ontario

VIDEO SPONSOR IFB is pleased to announce that Ontario’s Minister of Finance, the Honourable Vic Fedeli, will kick off the

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IFB 2018 Alberta Fall Summit

Nov 20th 2018
Calgary, Alberta

IFB brings seasoned professionals and industry expects face-to-face with independent brokers at our Alberta Summit. Brokers

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Latest industry news


26th Sep 2018

IFB Staff

Vic Fedeli, Ontario’s Minister of Finance to open IFB 2018 Toronto Fall Summit

IFB is pleased to announce that Ontario’s Minister of Finance, the Honourable Vic Fedeli, will be the opening keynote speaker at the Toronto Fall Summit, on November 6, 2018.  The Ontario government has been taking new directions on a number of fronts, including financial services. Most recently, the government questioned whether the proposed changes to the client-advisor relationship, including banning DSCs, is the right direction for securities regulation. Come and hear what Minister Fedeli has to say about his government’s thinking on where financial advice and regulation is headed for Ontarians. Don’t miss this opportunity! Register today.

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About IFB


We are a national professional association that has served independent financial advisors across Canada for over 30 years. We believe that independent financial advice is valuable for Canadians, and we communicate that value to federal and provincial regulators on behalf of the licensed advisors we represent in order to help our industry grow and succeed.

We provide our members with regulatory support, advice, education, professional liability insurance and business services to help them run compliant and efficient practices.

I personally want to invite you to become a member of our expanding organization.

Sincerely
Nancy Allan, Executive Director